News

31 Aug 2015 · by Joely Urton
This week, Forrester Research named Box as a Leader in a new research report evaluating the top 11 Enterprise Content Management (ECM) for Business Content service providers. As content becomes even more critical for driving growth for customer-centric enterprises, we are thrilled to be recognized...
24 Aug 2015 · by Ketki Warudkar
Here at Box, we know the value of collaborating to achieve great things. One of the most important ways people work together on Box — both within teams and across departments — is with our groups functionality. So today, we're excited to be announcing powerful new controls around how admins can...
24 Aug 2015 · by Beth Vogel
When I think of which industries have witnessed the greatest technological changes over the years, ‘universities’ don’t immediately come to mind. But the first university was founded nearly 1,000 years ago, which means hundreds of years of evolving their practices to serve the most modern and...
19 Aug 2015 · by Aaron Levie
We're laser-focused on finding ways to better serve our fast-growing customer base, which is why we're excited to announce that Box is coming to the Big Apple! Box NYC will be home to many new Box employees from a variety of departments and functions, all focused on the common goal of transforming...
12 Aug 2015 · by Jeetu Patel
“No Army Can Stop An Idea Whose Time Has Come”– Victor Hugo Today we announced that I’m joining Box to lead the next phase of growth and development for the Box platform, as well as to take on the role of Chief Strategy Officer. I could not be more thrilled and energized to jump into this role. It’...
06 Aug 2015 · by Ted Blosser
Since we released our initial metadata capabilities back at BoxWorks in 2013, we've seen customers use the tool in a wide variety of ways to transform their businesses. From maintaining customer contracts to applying project templates to files, businesses across industries are using metadata to...
29 Jul 2015 · by Aaron Levie
Today I’m pleased to announce that Paul Chapman is Box's new CIO. Paul joins us from HP, where as CIO of HP Software he was responsible for developing IT solutions and defining the HP global information management strategy. Prior to HP, he served as Vice President, Global Infrastructure and Cloud...
23 Jul 2015 · by Joely Urton
For the second year in a row, Box has been named a leader in the "Magic Quadrant for Enterprise File Synchronization and Sharing" report. We are delighted that Gartner recognized Box for the ability to execute and outperform in the EFSS market. It's rewarding to be recognized for a compelling...
29 Jun 2015 · by Crispen Maung
Compliance – Why it’s an IT issueIf you were to rank the most highly regulated industries, financial services might be sitting at the top of the list. This is almost ironic, in that financial know-how is often required to manage the expenses associated with the the sector’s recent technology boom....
23 Jun 2015 · by Aaron Levie
At Box, we're building out a platform that enables enterprises to become more digital. This means enabling life sciences organizations to collaborate on drug research, empowering financial institutions to accept and process loans without ever printing a piece of paper, and working with government...
22 Jun 2015 · by Jade McQueen
This week we're at Cannes Lions, the international festival of creativity. And today we're thrilled to welcome two of the most recognizable names in the Media and Entertainment industry - Endemol Shine Netherlands and FremantleMedia North America. It's super exciting to see two of the world’s...
22 Jun 2015 · by Annie Pearl
Today, we are excited to introduce the general availability of Box Governance, which gives customers a better way to comply with regulatory policies, satisfy e-discovery requests and effectively manage sensitive business information. We are also announcing that Box supports FINRA and SEC 17a-4...
16 Jun 2015 · by Aaron Levie
I’m drafting this post in my browser, having created one of the first Box-originated Word documents in the cloud. Today, as a result of our partnership with Microsoft, you can now create and edit documents, spreadsheets, and presentations online directly from within Box. It is such a seamless,...
16 Jun 2015 · by David Still
Microsoft Office files are among the most uploaded, edited and shared files in Box. In fact, there are over a billion Word, Excel and PowerPoint files in Box right now, with millions more added each day! With so much work being done using Box and Microsoft Office, we wanted to make it even simpler...
02 Jun 2015 · by David Quantrell
Today we're thrilled to welcome the Government Digital Service, the digital arm of the British government, to the Box family. The GDS have chosen Box to make content sharing and collaboration available across government departments. After rigorous assessments focused on security and compliance, the...
28 May 2015 · by Zoelle Egner
As we celebrate the one year anniversary of Box.org, today, we are also thrilled to welcome the ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) to the Box.org family. As the first humane society established in North America, the ASPCA has selected Box to centralize content...
27 May 2015 · by Zoelle Egner
Today we're incredibly excited to share that the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has selected Box to deliver file sharing and information management to the agency’s workforce, increasing productivity and improving mission outcomes. After rigorous assessment, Box will also receive an agency...
06 May 2015 · by David Quantrell
It's a big day for Box in Europe: we're delivering our fourth annual Box World Tour London and with over 650 people registered to attend, this is our biggest yet! Today we're thrilled to announce three new customers joining the Box family: Rituals Cosmetics, the international home and body...
30 Apr 2015 · by David Still
As a longstanding Microsoft partner and Windows developer, we’ve been closely following the exciting updates coming out of Build 2015. Microsoft introduced new, powerful developer tools and services that will make it incredibly easy to build cross-platform applications for Windows 10. Today, Box is...
30 Apr 2015 · by Kia Amiri
One of our primary goals at Box is to help organizations everywhere collaborate and share information seamlessly while maintaining visibility and control over their sensitive data. We have already made significant investments to support this combination of ease of use and security, but some of our...